October 10, 1945 ~ September 19, 2021

Born in: Ohio County, KY
Resided in: Beaver Dam, KY

Nellie A. (Smith) Lake, 75, of Beaver Dam, passed away, Sunday, September 19, 2021 under the care of Hospice of Ohio County. She was born October 10, 1945 in Ohio Co., KY to the late Carlos Marion & Josie (Ziglar) Smith. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, David Heath Miller of Alvaton, KY & Michael Eugene McIntyre of Beaver Dam. Ms. Lake was blessed with two grandsons, Clutch Kaiser Miller & Elijah Canyon McIntyre, three granddaughters, Bliss Delayne Wilson – Shepherd, Katawna Gail Raley, & Josie Lynn Wilson, three great grandchildren, Bryan Ace Sloane Shepherd, Huntlee Gunner Shepherd, & Ivory Gail Shepherd.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Miller-Schapmire Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Miller Schapmire Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Ms. Lake. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Nellie A. Lake at

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  1. My sincerest apologies go to the family. My heart breaks for you all in this hard time and I’m so very sorry for the suffering you have to endure. She was a strong woman and loved you all very much! She will be missed

  2. Nelle I will miss the in depth conversations we had. You were the most loving momma and mammaw, always keeping your families best Intrest at heart. You will be dearly missed. May you soar in the heavens above, and rest in the Lords embrace.

  3. My deepest sympathy to all of Nells family. She was a sweet lady. I worked with her for quite a few years and kept in touch with her after retirement. She will certainly be missed.

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